Following Sproul Plaza assault, Trump threatens to exchange free speech commitment for federal funds

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On Feb. 1, 2017, violent protests outside of the Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union building forced controversial conservative speaker Milo Yiannopoulos' event to be canceled.

During his speech at the 2019 Conservative Political Action Conference on Saturday, President Donald Trump condemned the assault that took place Feb. 19 on Sproul Plaza against Hayden Williams, a man tabling for the conservative organization Turning Point USA.
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Looking on the bright side: It’s always sunny in DC!

The title of this article is false. Completely fake news. It’s not always “sunny” in Washington, D.C., but the district does have its bright moments. If you’re lucky, weeks of muggy clouds, humidity and weird five-minute thunderstorms will make way for some pretty lovely summer days in D.C. Yes, it’s hot,
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The personal and the political

Last week’s piece was not a reflection of my personal views, but rather an investigation into why a growing number of left-leaning California voters feel that the current political system fails to represent their values.
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